“Thou shalt not curse the deaf, nor put a stumblingblock before the blind, but shalt fear thy God: I am the Lord” (Lev. 19:14).
Most normal people would never imagine such wickedness as to cause a blind man to fall, yet they may mock him. How many times have you seen someone who ridiculed a deaf person or others who were handicapped? Some may be like the children who mocked Elisha (2 Kings 2:23-24). Was it a sin for Elisha to curse those children? We are not told, but we can read clearly “Whoso causeth the righteous to go astray in an evil way, he shall fall himself into his own pit…” (Pro. 28:10).
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“Him that overcometh will I make a pillar in the temple of my God, and he shall go no more out: and I will write upon him the name of my God, and the name of the city of my God, which is new Jerusalem, which cometh down out of heaven from my God: and I will write upon him my new name” (Revelation 3:12).
Continue reading ONLY ONE TEMPLE AFTER THE CROSS–THE CHURCH
One afternoon, after our regular ladies’ Bible class, a sister put forward a question that had been bothering her for some time. She asked, “Is there a contradiction between Matthew 17:5 and John 5:37? The first scripture says that God spoke from heaven, but the other says that people had not seen his shape nor heard his voice.”
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It seems the following verses talk about things we all need to consider:
Matthew 5:16—Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.
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“The Lord looked down from heaven upon the children of men, to see if there were any that did understand, and seek God” (Psa. 14:2).
Continue reading WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO KNOW GOD?